Job ID: 208237233
YouthCare works to end youth homelessness and to ensure that young people are valued for who they are and empowered to achieve their potential. Founded in 1974, YouthCare was one of the first shelters to serve runaway and homeless youth on the West Coast. The goal was to help young people find safety today, and build a future for tomorrow. Over four decades, we’ve defined best practices and developed programs that are a national standard for excellence. Using a youth-centered approach, we ensure that young people experiencing homelessness ages 12-24 have the hope, skills, and confidence to gain long-term stability.
YouthCare is currently seeking a BilingualLead Teacher for our Under-18 Housing Services: Under the supervision of the Assistant Director, the Lead Teacher is responsible for educational services in a structured classroom setting appropriate to the development and communication skills of refugee minors with a concentration on basic academic competencies, and English language training. Academic areas should include Science, Social Studies, Math, Reading, Writing, and Physical Education. The Lead Teacher will work primarily with two classroom staff and may work with additional volunteers. In the event there are no students enrolled in the ORR program the Lead Teacher will continue to develop the educational program, and support Casa program needs with short-term floor coverage.
Successful candidates will have:
We offer competitive compensation, medical, dental, vision, paid leave, and transit subsidies! To learn more and apply for this opportunity, please click here: Lead Teacher – Bilingual (Spanish)
YouthCare is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs and YouthCare is committed to recruiting, hiring, training, and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, regardless of actual or perceived sex; race; color; religious creed; national origin; ancestry; age; marital status; pregnancy; nursing parent status; physical, mental or sensory disability; medical condition; genetic information; sexual orientation; gender (including gender identity or expression); military or veteran status; or any other basis protected by federal, state and/or local laws. People of Color and Members of the LGBTQ community are strongly encouraged to apply.